Evening Sports Update

SOCCER

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick will have a testimonial this summer to mark 11 years at the club.

A side of his former team-mates will take on a select team of all-stars at Old Trafford.

Gary Neville, Rio Ferdinand, Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard will be in action.

CRICKET

Ireland have defeated the UAE by 85 runs in their first One Day International in Dubai.

Ireland set the hosts 271 to win thanks to a brilliant century from captain William Porterfield and a 69 from Kevin O’Brien.

And the visitors sealed the win by bowling UAE out for 185.

GOLF

Darren Clarke and Paul Dunne are both struggling on Day 1 of the Tshwane Open in South Africa.

Dunne is 2-over after a 73 while Clarke hit a 3 over par round of 74 this morning.

There’s a three-way tie for the lead, with Gregory Havret, Hayden Porteous and Alexander Bjork all on 6-under.

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